Baidu Company Profile (NASDAQ:BIDU)

About Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)

Baidu logoBaidu, Inc. is a Chinese language Internet search provider. The Company offers a Chinese language search platform on its Website that enables users to find information online, including Webpages, news, images, documents and multimedia files, through links provided on its Website. In addition to serving individual Internet search users, the Company provides a platform for businesses to reach customers. Its business consists of three segments: search services, transaction services and iQiyi. Search services are keyword-based marketing services targeted at and triggered by Internet users' search queries, which mainly include its pay-for-performance (P4P) services and other online marketing services. Its transaction services include Baidu Nuomi, Baidu Takeout Delivery, Baidu Maps, Baidu Connect, Baidu Wallet and others. iQiyi is an online video platform with a content library that includes licensed movies, television series, cartoons, variety shows and other programs.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Internet Information Providers
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:BIDU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $66.58 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 346,873,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $180.93
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $174.45
  • 52 Week Range: $155.28 - $197.80
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 42.55
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.77
  • P/E Growth: 74.49
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $10.39 billion
  • Price / Sales: 6.41
  • Book Value: $39.36 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.88
  • EBIDTA: $2.73 billion
  • Net Margins: 45.85%
  • Return on Equity: 9.42%
  • Return on Assets: 5.09%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.41%
  • Current Ratio: 2.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.75%
  • Average Volume: 2.47 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.9
  • Short Ratio: 2.21

Frequently Asked Questions for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)

What is Baidu's stock symbol?

Baidu trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BIDU."

When will Baidu make its next earnings announcement?

Baidu is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Baidu.

Where is Baidu's stock going? Where will Baidu's stock price be in 2017?

22 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Baidu's shares. Their predictions range from $126.00 to $220.00. On average, they anticipate Baidu's share price to reach $185.58 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Baidu.

Who are some of Baidu's key competitors?

Who owns Baidu stock?

Baidu's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Baillie Gifford & Co. (6.96%), BlackRock Inc. (3.45%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (2.20%), Harris Associates L P (2.00%), Lazard Asset Management LLC (1.66%) and State Street Corp (1.31%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Baidu.

Who sold Baidu stock? Who is selling Baidu stock?

Baidu's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OppenheimerFunds Inc., Wellington Management Group LLP, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Baillie Gifford & Co., Investec Asset Management LTD, Axiom International Investors LLC DE, Morgan Stanley and Flossbach Von Storch AG. View Insider Buying and Selling for Baidu.

Who bought Baidu stock? Who is buying Baidu stock?

Baidu's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Edinburgh Partners Ltd, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Harris Associates L P, ARGA Investment Management LP, FIL Ltd, Pzena Investment Management LLC and DnB Asset Management AS. View Insider Buying and Selling for Baidu.

How do I buy Baidu stock?

Shares of Baidu can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Baidu stock cost?

One share of Baidu stock can currently be purchased for approximately $191.95.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 12 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.27)
Consensus Price Target: $185.58 (3.32% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/1/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$188.00 -> $208.00LowView Rating Details
4/28/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHold$180.00LowView Rating Details
4/28/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral$190.00MediumView Rating Details
4/18/2017Benchmark Co.Initiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$190.00MediumView Rating Details
3/28/2017Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageEqual Weight -> Equal Weight$195.00LowView Rating Details
2/28/2017Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$200.00N/AView Rating Details
2/28/2017Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/27/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$194.00 -> $181.00N/AView Rating Details
2/21/2017CICC ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Hold$185.00N/AView Rating Details
2/1/2017Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHold$200.00N/AView Rating Details
1/17/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightN/AView Rating Details
1/11/2017Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageUnderperform$150.00N/AView Rating Details
1/10/2017Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold -> Buy$200.00 -> $220.00N/AView Rating Details
12/19/2016Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageUnderweight$126.00N/AView Rating Details
12/13/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$196.00N/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$199.00 -> $179.00N/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$190.00N/AView Rating Details
10/22/2016Citigroup IncReiterated RatingNeutral$196.00N/AView Rating Details
9/6/2016NomuraReiterated RatingNeutral$155.00N/AView Rating Details
7/29/2016TH CapitalDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
7/29/2016T.H. CapitalDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
6/14/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncLower Price TargetBuy$220.00 -> $200.00N/AView Rating Details
5/12/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuy$217.00N/AView Rating Details
2/26/2016Summit ResearchUpgradeHold -> Buy$169.00 -> $195.00N/AView Rating Details
1/5/2016China International Capital CorpUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
10/7/2015Daiwa Secs Group Spon DowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
10/7/2015Daiwa Capital MarketsDowngradeHold -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
7/28/2015KeyCorpDowngradeOverweight -> Sector WeightN/AView Rating Details
7/27/2015BNP ParibasReiterated RatingBuy$260.00N/AView Rating Details
6/17/2015Pacific CrestReiterated RatingOverweight -> Overweight$255.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
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Earnings Estimates for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.70
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.84$0.84$0.84
Q2 20171$1.25$1.25$1.25
Q3 20171$1.22$1.22$1.22
Q4 20171$1.39$1.39$1.39
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
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Headline Trends for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
Latest Headlines for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
DateHeadline logoBaidu’s Facemoji Keyboard Goes Parisian, Adds 3,000+ French Words to its Emoji Dictionary - May 25 at 5:00 PM logo[$$] The Search Ace Standing Between Baidu and Irrelevance - May 25 at 5:00 PM logoGoogle Defeats World's Top Go Player, But Can It Win Over China? - May 25 at 5:00 PM logoMoody’s China Downgrade Is Not Crushing Chinese Shares and Markets - May 24 at 12:05 PM logoStay Long on Baidu - May 23 at 3:58 PM logoGoogle AI beats Chinese master in ancient game of Go - May 23 at 11:51 AM logoGoogle's AlphaGo takes on Chinese Go master in best of 3 matches - May 23 at 11:51 AM logoWill Baidu Ever Return to High Growth? - May 22 at 3:53 PM logoStock market storms to session high, pares weekly loss - May 19 at 3:50 PM logoIf You're in Your 40s, Consider Buying This Stock - May 19 at 9:11 AM logoBaidu Worth Searching as a Potential Buy - May 18 at 11:43 AM logoAlibaba, Tencent to Ride China’s Online Video Boom - May 17 at 3:57 PM logoChinese Internet Stocks Soar After Weibo (WB) Earnings Impress - May 16 at 3:59 PM logoHow Baidu Could Drive Growth At Its Streaming Business - May 16 at 3:59 PM logoETFs with exposure to Baidu, Inc. : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 4:03 PM logoBaidu Inc. -- Moody's places Baidu's A3 ratings on review for downgrade - May 15 at 9:04 AM logoNetEase Undervaluation Could Be Short-Lived - May 14 at 9:59 AM logoBaidu Looks to Break Out to New Highs (BIDU) - May 12 at 4:27 PM logoWhy Baidu, Inc. (BIDU) Could Be Positioned for a Surge - May 12 at 4:27 PM logoBaidu Looks to Break Out to New Highs - May 12 at 4:27 PM logoBaidu Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (BIDU) - May 11 at 5:18 PM logoNVIDIA’s Tesla GPUs Power Major Cloud Companies’ AI Efforts - May 10 at 4:06 PM logoNvidia Makes Earnings Count And Then Some - May 10 at 8:52 AM logoNvidia surges as AI drives deeper into the cloud - May 9 at 8:55 PM logoReload Baidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU) Stock for Even More Free Profits - - May 9 at 3:55 PM logoReload Baidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU) Stock for Even More Free Profits - May 9 at 12:14 PM logoBaidu Inc (BIDU) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 9 at 10:52 AM logoWhy Baidu Inc. (ADR) Investors Should Be Wary of New Initiatives - May 8 at 12:19 PM logoInside Baidu's Billion Dollar Push To Become An AI Global Leader - May 8 at 10:32 AM logoWhy These Top China Growth Stocks With Earnings Due Should Be On Your List - May 7 at 11:13 AM logoNotable ETF Inflow Detected - IEMG, BABA, BIDU, JD - May 5 at 3:55 PM logoA.I. can be a game-changer for health care but convincing doctors, clinicians can be ‘tricky’ - May 5 at 3:55 PM logoGMIC 2017: Where Are Chinese And U.S. Startups Headed, And Is It The Same Place? - May 5 at 2:06 AM logoBaidu Inc (BIDU) Upgraded at Vetr Inc. - May 5 at 12:12 AM logoETFs with exposure to Baidu, Inc. : May 4, 2017 - May 4 at 4:00 PM logoSamsung gets green light to test autonomous vehicles in South Korea: Report - May 3 at 1:35 PM logoKings and dragons drive Apple in China, even as iPhone sales stall - May 3 at 1:35 PM logoBaidu, Inc. :BIDU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 3, 2017 - May 3 at 1:35 PM logoBaidu (BIDU) Earns Media Sentiment Rating of 0.18 - May 2 at 11:22 PM logoHuochebang Plans to Raise $156 Million - May 2 at 3:57 PM logoChina is making an official version of Wikipedia - May 2 at 3:57 PM logoBaidu Capital Said to Lead Investment in China's Uber for Trucks - May 1 at 3:54 PM logoBaidu's (BIDU) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC - May 1 at 2:16 PM logoAnalyst Doubts Western Digital 'Dynamics' Can Get Better; Comcast, Baidu PTs Upped - May 1 at 9:12 AM logoBaidu - Back To Growth, With Powerful Allies - Seeking Alpha - April 30 at 5:10 PM logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Very Unlikely to Impact Baidu (BIDU) Share Price - April 29 at 5:26 PM logoBaidu Inc (BIDU) Receives "Hold" Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG - April 29 at 1:27 PM logoBaidu Inc (BIDU) Receives Neutral Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co. - April 29 at 1:26 PM logoBaidu Inc (BIDU) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $2.85 Billion - April 29 at 10:12 AM logoBaidu (BIDU) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - April 29 at 2:56 AM



Baidu (BIDU) Chart for Thursday, May, 25, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/25/2017 by Staff